Stephanie Rudwick

DFG-funded researcher in Afrikanistik (African Studies), University of Leipzig

Stephanie completed her PhD in 2006 at the University of KwaZulu-Natal where she also taught sociolinguistics over a number of years. Since 2013, she is employed in the Afrikanistik institute at the University of Leipzig, Germany. Her main research fields are linguistic anthropology, the relationship between language and ethnicity, the sociology of Zulu dialects and more recently language policy.


  • –present
    Postdoctoral researcher in Linguistics, University of KwaZulu-Natal